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David J. Sencer CDC Museum, Atlanta

David J. Sencer CDC Museum - Atlanta, Georgia
David J. Sencer CDC Museum
1600 Clifton Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30333Map
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
+1 404 639 0830
Neighborhood: Druid Hills
Overview

Few people know that tucked away within the massive Centers for Disease Control complex near Emory University is the fascinating David J. Sencer CDC Museum. Developed in association with the Smithsonian Institute, the museum features state-of-the-art exhibits on the history of CDC and its lead role in disease investigation and eradication in the United States and around the globe. A large scale multimedia installation, Global Symphony presents compelling narratives and media collages about CDC's impact on public health. Permanent and temporary exhibits explore smallpox eradication, AIDS prevention and other health issues. Before you go, be sure to have a government-issued photo I.D. (driver's license or passport) with you for entry. Exhibits are self-guided; however tours can be arranged in advance for groups of 10 or more.

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David J. Sencer CDC Museum General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Wednesday from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Thursday from 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM, Friday from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Science & Technology, Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: Atlanta
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